Sirus Ford Drive / Upfront

Available colours

  • Frozen White
  • Blazer Blue
  • Magnetic
  • Moondust Silver
  • Chrome Blue
  • Shadow Black
  • Guard
  • Kapoor Red
  • Diffused Silver

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Car shown in Frozen White.

Model

Combined Drive From Wheelchair

  • • 1.5 120bhp Titanium Diesel PowerShift Automatic
  • Standard: Four including wheelchair user - wheelchair user in driver or passenger position, with two rear passenger seats as standard.
  • Automatic start/stop
  • Lane keeping aid
  • Manual air conditioning
  • Rake and Reach adjustable steering wheel
  • DAB Radio with Bluetooth and 4.2” TFT Screen
  • Steering wheel mounted radio controls
  • Body coloured front bumper
  • Remote / central double locking
  • EcoSelect Function
  • Immobiliser
  • Cruise control with intelligent speed assist
  • Panoramic roof with privacy glass
  • Keyless start
  • Power windows with auto/fold
  • Auto dimming rear view mirror
  • Leather trimmed steering wheel and gear knob
  • Day Time Running Lights
  • Quick clear heated windscreen with washer jets
  • Front foglamps
  • 16” wheels with full wheel covers
  • Easy-fuel cap less refuelling
  • Tyre repair kit
  • Auto headlamps & rain sensitive wipers
  • 16” 5 Spoke silver alloy wheels
  • Body coloured door handles and bumpers
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Power foldable & heated door mirrors
  • Power / heated mirrors
  • Electrically operated front and rear windows with one touch global opening/closing
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Static cornering front fog lights
  • Ford Sync 3 with rear parking sensors, reversing camera & satellite navigation
  • Bi-xenon headlights inc LED daytime running lights
  • 16” Premium 5 spoke silver alloys
  • Adaptive cruise control with intelligent speed assist
  • Front parking aid
  • Active park assist
  • Keyless entry
  • Tow bar (fixed or detachable)
  • Exceptional build quality – the conversion blends in with the original vehicle
  • Interchangeable front seats - switch places between driver and passenger position
  • Side entry – enter the vehicle from the side as opposed to the rear
  • Automated ramp and side sliding door
  • Ramp (with lowering suspension) has an angle below 11 degrees
  • 70cm ramp with lowering suspension / 110cm without lowering suspension
  • Anti-slip coating on the ramp and interior floor – improves traction in wet weather
  • Original Boot Space – A spacious boot which hasn’t been modified
  • LED lighting is fitted on the floor and can be dimmed or brightened to suit
  • *MPG (L/100km combined) 42.2 (6.7)
  • *Co2 Emissions with standard tyres – 135 g/km
  • Manual wheelchair restraints in passenger position
  • Automatic wheelchair locking system in driver position
  • Anti-puncture tyre sealant
  • Sun strip across top of windscreen
  • Push button gear selector
  • Please ask us about our wide range of adaptations
  • Maximum seated head height (passenger) – 147cm / 58”
  • Maximum eyeline (driver) – 135.5cm / 53.5”
  • Rear door entry height – 139cm / 54.7”
  • Floor to steering wheel height - 70cm / 28”
  • Three-year conversion warranty with Sirus (private purchase)
  • Five to seven-year conversion warranty with Sirus (Motability)
  • Manufacturer warranty – three years
  • Without lowering air suspension - Motability Advance Payment - £23,495
  • Without lowering air suspension - Private purchase price - £41,995
  • With lowering air suspension - Motability Advance Payment - £27,495
  • With lowering air suspension - Private purchase price - £46,295
  • Motability Grants are available for drive from wheelchair / upfront passenger vehicles. Visit our Motability Grants page for more information
  • Access to Work grants are also available - ask us for further information
  • Our prices are correct as of 1st July 2020

The Sirus Ford Drive / Upfront is designed to enable you to drive from your wheelchair or travel upfront as a passenger from the comfort of your wheelchair. Combined with Ford’s latest Grand Tourneo Connect, this premium Ford wav offers a wide range of features and options giving wheelchair drivers and passengers exceptional comfort and drive quality. Our Ford conversion is available on Motability.

Quick Product Guide

  • Based on the Ford Grand Tourneo Connect Titanium (long wheelbase)
  • 1.5 120bhp Titanium Diesel PowerShift Automatic
  • Side entry with UK’s shortest ramp (just 70cm with lowering suspension)
  • Seat up to four people (two OEM rear seats included as standard)
  • Maximum seated head height – 58”

Quick Service Guide 

We pride ourselves on the level of service we provide. Read more about our customer service and our updated demonstration procedures during Covid-19.

Conversion Features

Our unique Ford wav is designed to enable you to drive from your wheelchair and have the option to travel upfront in your wheelchair next to the driver. The conversion has a lowered floor throughout the front of the vehicle, meaning you have exceptional interior space for a compact vehicle and excellent visibility. Our design includes quality sound insulation to ensure low noise levels, offering an unrivalled car-like experience. Unlike many other converted vehicles, our design includes a standard size fuel tank and accurate fuel gauge, perfect for longer journeys. If you want to tow a caravan this is also an option.

Switch Between Wheelchair Driver and Upfront Passenger Positions

Our unique design allows you to switch between wheelchair driver and upfront passenger position. The front seats can safely and easily be detached and moved to the opposite side. For ease, they are on transfer wheels so no lifting is required.

Side Entry

Our side entry design allows you to easily access the vehicle from the curb or a disabled parking space. The conversion is designed with a fully automated ramp and side sliding door.

Lowering Suspension

The Ford WAV is available with or without lowering suspension.  If you choose lowering suspension you have the benefit of the UK’s shortest ramp – just 70cm long.  Lowering suspension gives the vehicle a pre-set ground clearance to always maintain constant ride height, regardless of the weight within the vehicle.  The 4-corner suspension lowers the vehicle when you enter and exit, and when you are ready to drive away the suspension will rise.

UK’s Shortest Ramp

With lowering suspension, the ramp length is just 70cm, a huge advantage when parking. If you opt for standard suspension, the ramp length is just 1.1m long, which should give you ample space to park. The ramp is designed with an anti-slip coating, improving wheel traction in wet weather. The interior floor of the vehicle is also designed with an anti-slip material.

Seating and Storage

Your passengers can enjoy the comfort of two original manufacturer rear seats, complemented by a fold-away footrest for added comfort. A spacious boot offers ample space for luggage and equipment and you can also fold down the rear seats should you need additional space. For ease of use when travelling independently we can fit an automated tailgate (optional).

Bespoke Adaptations

Please ask us about further bespoke options and adaptations. We offer a wide range of driving adaptations which are suited to your exact requirements.  Want to read more? Read the top 20 things about how the Sirus Ford conversion has been designed to address many problems faced when driving a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Ford Grand Tourneo Connect 

The latest Ford Grand Tourneo Connect is set to upgrade your whole driving experience. The vehicle boasts a long list of standard and optional features and technologies including user-friendly systems to keep you connected, help you control and monitor your speed and even help you find a parking space!

EcoBlue Diesel Engine

State-of-the-art, turbo-charged Ford EcoBlue diesel engines deliver measurably improved efficiency, performance and refinement. Available as 100 PS and 120 PS versions, they are also more responsive and also quieter than ever before.

SYNC 3. – For an effortless hands-free experience, stay connected to your navigation system, phone and music. Live traffic updates can help you avoid the jams.

Pre-Collision Assist – Detects vehicles and pedestrians in the road ahead. The system warns you if it detects a potential collision and if you don’t respond it will automatically apply the brakes.

Intelligent Speed Assist – Designed to enhance your speed control enabling you to concentrate on the road.

For more information on the Ford, click internal options, external options, and manufacturer extras on the left-hand side of this page. You can also visit the Ford website.

If you would like to speak to one of our mobility specialists about our Ford wav vehicles, please call 0121 505 7777 to book a free home demonstration.  In addition to our Ford wav, if you would like to drive from your wheelchair, you may also want to consider the VW Drive.

*Fuel efficiency and CO2 figures correct on publication date (February 2020) and figures are taken from manufacturer websites. Figures shown are for comparability purposes; only compare fuel consumption and CO2 figures with other vehicles tested to the same technical procedures. These figures may not reflect real life driving results, which will depend upon a number of factors including vehicle conversion, vehicle adaptations, the accessories fitted (post-registration), variations in weather, driving styles and vehicle load.

  • “The team were excellent, as always a real credit to the company. The service we have always had from yourselves is impeccable, always treating us with respect and dignity, many thanks.”

    George W
  • “I’ve been so impressed by your service over the purchase of my car. Thank you to all of you for your kindness, very polite and professional service and your patience. I hope that you as a business, and individually go far, because you deserve to do so.  I’m getting so much more confident at driving, everyday it’s lovely to have my freedom again”.

    Kerry , Yorkshire
  • “I would like to say a big thank you to Sirus for giving me my new-found independence, my car is my best friend, it’s always there and always ready, everything about my Sirus car is right.  At Sirus you and your staff really are the best, even the smallest details are given the same care as the most important ones. It has been a pleasure to deal with your company”.

    William , Hertfordshire
  • “My Sirus car has transformed my life. After thirty years the days of dragging my chair in and out are over. It’s not that I can’t manage it anymore because I can. It’s just that it is so much easier not to have to, particularly when it’s wet. The ramp is easy to us and the lock down system utterly reliable. I spin into my local town and get in and out of the car several times to use various shops.  I now don’t think twice about popping back to the shops when I have forgotten something. My husband who has a bad back doesn’t have to get my wheelchair in and out of the car unless he wants to. I have even driven to France by myself. On the rare occasion I have had a problem with the ramp it has been mended within 24 hours and that is in Scotland. So it’s worth the cost, I would not be without it”

    Sylvia , Scotland
  • “You feel like part of a family when you purchase one of their cars. The whole team is interconnected, either as friends or associates, so that personal, caring touch with great communication always comes across to customers like me. Even when we dropped by the Sirus factory without an appointment, Simon the Managing Director gave us a guided tour of the whole conversion workshop. I can honestly say that if you live with MS, a Sirus car can improve your independence no end.”

     

    Margaret , West Midlands
  • “During the demonstration at my home, I was so pleased with the mannerism, patience of the Sirus staff member as well as the overall feel of the demonstration. I didn’t feel sold to, the guys are called ‘Mobility Advisors’ which is exactly what he did, advise rather than pressure sales. Well Done Sirus.”  

    Elizabeth , Cheshire
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